New Hours As Of October 3!

Effective Monday, October 3, hours for our Downtown and Southwest Library locations will change. 

Downtown Library: Open 10am to 6pm, Monday to Friday, 10am to 2pm, Saturdays. 

Southwest Branch: Open 12pm to 8pm, Monday & Tuesday; 10am to 6pm, Wednesday to Friday, 10am to 2pm, Saturdays. 

Thes new hours help us prepare for the late 2022 opening of our Watts-Midtown Branch. Watch this website, Facebook, and our library email newsletters for updates! 

Locations & Hours

Downtown Library building entrance

Downtown Library

401 19th St.
Rock Island, IL 61201
309-732-7323

Dial-A-Story: 309-732-7002

Monday-Friday: 9am to 6pm
Saturday: 9am to 12pm

Southwest Branch building entrance

Southwest Library

9010 Ridgewood Road
Rock Island, IL 61201
309-732-7338

Dial-A-Story: 309-732-7002

Monday-Friday: 9am to 6pm
Saturday: 9am to 12pm

Architect's rendering of new Watts-Midtown branch entrance plaza

Watts-Midtown Library

Coming Soon!

Construction is in progress. We’ll post building updates and photos and news about the new location opening.

Side view of Library2Go bookmobile van

Library2Go

Curbside pickups and returns, story bundles, WiFi, ROCK-FI access. Up to four persons may enter the bookmobile at a time.

Recorded information: 309-732-7369
Pickup line: 309-989-5450